As biological manufacturing moves to the mainstream, Synvitrobio rebrands and raises cash

As biological manufacturing moves to the mainstream, Synvitrobio rebrands and raises cash

The pace at which the scientific breakthroughs working to bend the machinery of life to the whims of manufacturing have transformed into real businesses has intensified competition in the biomanufacturing market. That’s just one reason…

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20yrs after Viagra, Pfizer seeks the next miracle drug $PFE

20yrs after Viagra, Pfizer seeks the next miracle drug $PFE

It has been 20 years since Viagra was introduced, and Pfizer is still searching for another drug with as much earning power as the revolutionary blue erection pill. If anything, the chances for another miracle…

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DOJ weighing ‘major litigation’ against opioid makers

WASHINGTON – President Trump spoke Monday of using federal prosecutors to pursue “major litigation” against drug manufacturers alleged to have played a role in creating a nationwide epidemic of opioid abuse. Speaking in New Hampshire…

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Big Pharma Price Gouging at Another All-Time High

Big Pharma Price Gouging at Another All-Time High

Via Late Night Health Radio Show with Mark Alyn: Big Pharma is at it again. America’s Lawyer, Mike Papantonio , joins Mark Alyn from the Late Night Health Radio Show to discuss how pharmaceutical companies…

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Finasteride vs. Minoxidil: Which men’s hair loss treatment is best?

Finasteride vs. Minoxidil: Which men’s hair loss treatment is best?

If you’ve started to notice a receding hairline or a thinning crown, you may be one of the millions of Americans with male pattern baldness, which is also known as androgenetic alopecia. Most guys will…

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Whats driving the chaotic world of Canadian drug prices?

Whats driving the chaotic world of Canadian drug prices?

By Joel Lexchin, Board member of Canadian Doctors for Medicare, Professor Emeritus of Health Policy and Management, York University and Associate Professor of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto. The cost of a life-saving…

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Will Big Pharma Tax Breaks Will Drive Huge Wave Of M&A?

Will Big Pharma tax breaks drive a wave of M&A? Of all the US companies hoarding cash overseas, Apple’s cash pile, at $252 billion is by far the largest. What it will decide to do…

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‘Teva has no choice but to fire 25% of its workers’ $TEVA

Economist and former Finance Ministry Director-General Benzion Zilberfarb spoke to Arutz Sheva this week about Teva Pharmaceuticals’ announcement that they are planning on firing 25% of their global workforce, including 1,750 Israeli workers. In his…

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Mead Johnson Nutrition to add focus on China market $MJN

Mead Johnson Nutrition to add focus on China market $MJN

People visit the stand of Mead Johnson Nutrition during the China Children and Women Industry Expo 2014 in Beijing, China, July 17, 2014.[Photo/IC] Mead Johnson Nutrition, a global company focused primarily on infant and child…

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New Jersey is going to hit OxyContin maker Purdue with a major lawsuit

New Jersey is going to hit OxyContin maker Purdue with a major lawsuit

TRENTON — Two major U.S. manufacturers of opioids are likely to be named in civil suits by New Jersey Attorney General Christopher Porrino as early as this week for deceptive practices in marketing the highly…

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Get ready for precision and invasive pharmaceutical ads $PFE

Get ready for precision and invasive pharmaceutical ads $PFE

The drug industry spends billions each year to promote its medicines to the masses, blanketing popular TV shows and magazines with ads. Now, digital companies are increasingly trying to pry away a share of that…

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Interpol seizes $51 million in fake prescription drugs

Interpol seizes $51 million in fake prescription drugs

Interpol said Monday that it seized a record total of 25 million illicit and counterfeit medicines worth more than $51 million (42 million euros) in a weeklong worldwide operation. Dietary supplements, pain killers, fake contact…

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#Blockchain IoT Firm Chronicled Created #MediLedger To Safeguard Pharma’s Supply Chain

Blockchain IoT company Chronicled has partnered with life sciences consultancy LinkLab on the MediLedger Project, to track and trace products in the pharmaceutical industry. The project is primarily aimed at demonstrating compliance with the Drug…

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